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AAP to finalise candidates for Rajya Sabha seats; party leaders Ashutosh, Sanjay Singh emerge as possible choices
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AAP to finalise candidates for Rajya Sabha seats; party leaders Ashutosh, Sanjay Singh emerge as possible choices

Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is yet to finalise the names of candidates for three Rajya Sabha seats from Delhi which are falling vacant next month

Bad loans of Indian banks cross Rs 8,00,000 cr: Banking mess explained in 7 charts
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Bad loans of Indian banks cross Rs 8,00,000 cr: Banking mess explained in 7 charts

Public sector banks' gross NPAs jumping past Rs 7 lakh crore in June 2017 quarter

At 7.1% GDP, we still beat China, but Modi govt has reasons to worry with pvt investments elusive
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At 7.1% GDP, we still beat China, but Modi govt has reasons to worry with pvt investments elusive

In short, at this stage, India’s growth is largely a consumption-led, government-funded story rather than triggered by fresh capital expenditure by companies.

Urjit Patel as RBI chief: Modi marginalises Swamy, shuts up Congress, wrong-foots media
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Urjit Patel as RBI chief: Modi marginalises Swamy, shuts up Congress, wrong-foots media

Just as were getting ready to see a cow vigilante on Mint Street, the Centre unleashed Patel on us.

Subramanian Swamy takes potshots at RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's policies
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Subramanian Swamy takes potshots at RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's policies

Weeks before RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan demits office, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy today took potshots at him saying an IMF working paper has debunked his inflation-centric interest rate policy.

July WPI at 23-month high of 3.55%: Food remains the villain in RBI's inflation story
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July WPI at 23-month high of 3.55%: Food remains the villain in RBI's inflation story

Food prices has yet again turned as the villain in the inflation saga. A sharp jump in the prices of vegetables and fruits, has pushed the July wholesale price index- (WPI) based inflation to 3.55 percent from 1.62 percent in June.

Thank you PM Narendra Modi, for not launching new schemes in your Independence Day speech
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Thank you PM Narendra Modi, for not launching new schemes in your Independence Day speech

one should really thank PM Modi is for not announcing yet another set of new fancy schemes or more ambitious targets embellished with catchy phrases. Modi has done enough of that in his previous two I-Day speeches

SBI shows promise, but Dena, OBC feel bad loan heat; what is in store for state-run banks
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SBI shows promise, but Dena, OBC feel bad loan heat; what is in store for state-run banks

SBI’s earnings have been hit by sticky assets. Its net profit dropped by 31.7 per cent, year-on-year, hit by provisions worth Rs 6,340 crore on the bad loans, higher than Rs 3,360 crore in the previous year

NPA mess: Will Rajan’s successor at RBI continue with the ‘Swachh Banks’ mission
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NPA mess: Will Rajan’s successor at RBI continue with the ‘Swachh Banks’ mission

One of the questions repeatedly posed to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor, Raghuram Rajan, on Tuesday was the fate of the ongoing bad loan clean-up process in the banking system post his exit in September

Had fantastic tenure; results to be visible in 5-6 yrs: Raghuram Rajan
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Had fantastic tenure; results to be visible in 5-6 yrs: Raghuram Rajan

Terming his tenure as "fantastic", RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said snap judgements by critics do not matter as he has made useful contributions and the results will be visible in the next 5-6 years.

Comfortable with NPA clean-up so far, says Rajan
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Comfortable with NPA clean-up so far, says Rajan

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today said he is comfortable with the stressed assets recognition process undertaken by the banks in the process of cleaning up their balance sheets.

Rajan optimistic about meeting inflation target of 5%
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Rajan optimistic about meeting inflation target of 5%

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today exuded confidence that inflation target of 5 per cent for March 2017 will be met as also that there will be no market disruption on account of foreign deposit redemptions worth over USD 20 billion.

RBI keeps rate unchanged at 6.5%: Inflation remains Raghuram Rajan's major worry
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RBI keeps rate unchanged at 6.5%: Inflation remains Raghuram Rajan's major worry

In the big battle to tame inflation, the central bank has limited weapons in its arsenal. The government has a bigger role to play

RBI on-tap bank licence: Rajan's reform step would mean end of banking dreams for big corporates
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RBI on-tap bank licence: Rajan's reform step would mean end of banking dreams for big corporates

With just over a month left for his term coming to end at Mint Road, outgoing Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has taken one of the key reform-steps in the country’s banking sector by announcing final norms for ‘on tap licensing’ or continuous licensing.

Govt must protect central bank's independence: Rajan
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Govt must protect central bank's independence: Rajan

Taking on his detractors, Governor Raghuram Rajan today said the criticism that RBI killed growth with high rates was at odds with "received wisdom" of India being fastest-growing and urged the government to look beyond 'motivated criticism' to protect the central bank's autonomy.

NPA clean-up should have started much earlier: Rajan
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NPA clean-up should have started much earlier: Rajan

Outgoing RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, who has ruffled industry for his strident bid to get the bank balance-sheets cleaned up, today admitted that the central bank should have carried out this exercise earlier.

Should RBI target inflation? Lars Hansen's comments prove Raghuram Rajan right
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Should RBI target inflation? Lars Hansen's comments prove Raghuram Rajan right

Inflation continues to be the primary concern. But the worrying part is that the RBI has only limited tools to check a supply-side driven inflation. The job is mainly that of government.

Doubts over India's growth rate; praise for Rajan: Here's what US report said
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Doubts over India's growth rate; praise for Rajan: Here's what US report said

Despite all these challenges, India offers immense opportunities for foreign companies, says the report

Banks asset quality stress needs to dealt first: Raghuram Rajan
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Banks asset quality stress needs to dealt first: Raghuram Rajan

Stressing on need to continue with sound domestic policies and reforms, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said banks' asset quality stress has to be dealt first in order to revive the credit growth.

Government, RBI say India better placed, ask investors to stay calm after Brexit
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Government, RBI say India better placed, ask investors to stay calm after Brexit

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said impact on financial markets should not last beyond a few days and vowed to steadfastly pursue growth-oriented reforms agenda including early passage of GST Bill, while RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan promised to provide liquidity and correct any disorderly market behaviour